Karen Ann Quinlan Memorial Foundation Charitable Events

Red & Black Butterfly's Flying from Cupped HandsAt Karen Ann Quinlan Memorial Foundation we are striving to create a culture that will benefit us all. We want to be connected with our community and add more life to our involvement. Join us and enjoy the experience.


SK Paper Shred Event

2nd Saturday of Every Month from March to October.

Hosted at Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice
99 Sparta Avenue
Newton, New Jersey
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
 

Protect Yourself and Prevent Your Company Documents from Getting into the Wrong Hands! With identity theft and proper document disposal being in the forefront of personal and organization security, make this worthwhile fundraiser a regular stop on your monthly calendar. Have your confidential documents professionally shredded on site in SK Paper Shred’s Commercial/Computerized Shred Trucks. $6.00 for each paper grocery-sized bag shredded.

Pre-purchase and SK Paper Shred bag for $5.00 — save money and time by simply dropping off your pre-paid material at any of the 2014 Paper Shred Events.

SK Paper Shred 2014 Dates Include:
March 8
April 12
May 10
June 14
July 12
August 9
September 13
October 11

Call (973) 383-0115 for information/registration
or email: jsmith@karenannquinlanhospice.org

Paper Shredding


Sunday, September 7, 2014

30th Annual Wine & Cheese Festival

Hosted at Waterwheel Farm
124 Fredon-Marksboro Road
Fredon, New Jersey
2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
 

Friends of Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice and Burke’s Wine & Liquor invite you to spend an afternoon at beautiful Waterwheel Farm-enjoying fine wines, cheeses, live band, auctions and more! Rain Date: Sunday, September 14, 2014.

Wine & Cheese Registration Form (PDF)

 


Monday, November 3,  2014

Dental Day for Hospice

Hosted at Sparta Dental Designs
Dr. Edward Tirpack, DMD, MAGD and Dr. Seth Perlmutter, DMD
16 Lafayette Road
Sparta, New Jersey
8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
 

Come join the fun with refreshments and give-a-ways, while at the same time Dr. Tirpack, Dr. Perlmutter and their staff will make sure your smile stays beautiful and healthy. Any new or existing patient can schedule an appointment on Dental Day for Hospice and the doctors and their professional team will donate their time and fees back to Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice. Make your appointment today – (973) 729-2113!


Sunday, November 2, 2014

Krave Dinners & Wine Pairings

Hosted at Krave Cafe + Caterer
102 Sparta Avenue
Newton, New Jersey
Begins at 6:00 p.m.
 

Take a culinary journey with the eclectic creations from Chef Rich Hashway, owner of Krave Cafe + Caterer, coupled with a vast array wines from foreign and domestic vineyards selected by Randy Burke, Burke’s Wine & Liquor owner and sommelier. Event menu will be released one month before the Dinner & Wine Pairing, $75.00 per person. Seating is limited, reservations can be made by calling Krave Cafe + Caterer at 973-383-2600.

KRAVE


2014 Dates to be Announced

Big Band Holiday Concert…The Tradition Continues

Sussex County Community College
One College Hill
Newton, New Jersey
 

Don’t miss this exciting Concert filled with festive holiday favorites performed by the celebrated Somers Dream Orchestra.

Click here to visit the SCCC website (then click on the Performing Arts Ticket Info link on the SCCC site). You will find information on this site about purchasing tickets online, at the SCCC Performing Arts Center box office, or via telephone. Tickets range from $16.00 t0 $28.00. Group rates available. Tickets will be available after September 1st.  Click here for more details about ordering tickets.

If you have any further questions or need assistance, please call the hospice at (973) 383-0115 or (800) 882-1117 and ask for Jennifer Smith, Events Manager jsmith@karenannquinlanhospice.org.

(Volunteer Opportunity)

Holiday Concert


Three locations in Warren, Pike and Sussex Counties

Lights of Life Memorial Celebration

2014 Date to be Announced

Warren County Lights of Life Memorial Service to be hosted at
Wayne DuMount Administrative Center
Route 519, Belvidere, New Jersey
 

2014 Date to be Announced

Pike County Lights of Life Memorial Service to be hosted at
The Church of the Good Shepherd
On the Corer of 5th and Catharine Street, Milford, Pennsylvania
 

2014 Date to be Announced

Sussex County Lights of Life Memorial Service to be hosted at
Sussex County Community College
One College Hill, Newton, New Jersey
 

Join us for the annual Lights of Life Memorial Celebration. For each $20 donation the name of a loved one will be remembered at the event with a light on one of several memorial trees on display throughout Sussex and Warren Counties in New Jersey and Pike County in Pennsylvania. For a $100 donation, your loved one’s name will be memorialized at the event and you will also receive a keepsake Lenox ornament to commemorate the occasion.Lights of Life Memorial Donation Form (PDF).

If you have any further questions or need assistance, please call the hospice at (973) 383-0115 or (800) 882-1117 and ask for Jennifer Smith, Events Manager jsmith@karenannquinlanhospice.org.

Lights of Life Star

 



February 2015 Date to be Announced

High Tea for Hospice

Hosted at Farmstead Golf & Country Club
Lafayette, New Jersey
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
 

The location has changed, but the tradition continues…Gather with friends for the traditional High Tea for Hospice in the country setting at the Farmstead Golf & Country Club. Guests will enjoy a variety of teas and a traditional High Tea menu. $35.00 per person, reserve your seat today! (973) 383-0115.

 



2015 Date to Be Announced

Heart of Hospice Music Fest

Hosted at Branchville American Legion Post 157
157 Route 206
Branchville, New Jersey
2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
 

R.E.N.O. presents the Heart of Hospice Music Fest to welcome music lovers and hospice supporters to gather for great music and good food throughout this six-hour, music-packed event. Performances by area favorites: R.E.N.O., Cardon Racquet & Friends, The Acoustic Wolves, Fish House Road, and the Culver Gap Band with Jerry Hoffman. $10.00 donation at the door.

If you have any further questions, please call the hospice at (973) 383-0115 or (800) 882-1117 and ask for Jennifer Smith, Events Manager jsmith@karenannquinlanhospice.org.

(Volunteer Opportunity)

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Three locations in Warren, Pike and Sussex Counties

Butterfly Release Celebrations

Saturday, June 2015 – Date To Be Announced. Service will begin at 11:00 a.m.

Warren County Butterfly Release Celebration to be hosted at
The Karen Nash Memorial Butterfly Garden on the grounds of Memorial Elementary School
300 West Stewart Street, Washington, New Jersey
 

Saturday, June 2015 – Date To Be Announced. Service will begin at 4:00 p.m.

Pike County Butterfly Release Celebration to be hosted at Memorial Park
On the Corner of 5th and Catharine Street, Milford, Pennsylvania
 

Sunday, June 2015 – Date To Be Announced. Service will begin at 2:00 p.m.

Sussex County Butterfly Release Celebration to be hosted at
Sussex County Community College
One College Hill, Newton, New Jersey
 

The Butterfly Release Celebration is sponsored by the Smith-McCracken & Wood Funeral Homes.

Please note: If you would like, the Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice staff is happy to send out Butterfly Release Celebration acknowledgments and butterfly lapel pins throughout the year, and will contact families when event release details are in place.

Call (973) 383-0115 for information/registration
or email: jsmith@karenannquinlanhospice.org

Registration form (PDF)

(Volunteer Opportunity)

Event Sponsor: Robert McCracken, center, is pictured with his professional team from Smith-McCracken Funeral Home in Newton, NJ and Wood Funeral Home in Branchville, NJ.


We also offer special groups and workshops to support those in grief to remember their loved ones throughout the year:

Special Groups and Workshops

Free Blood Pressure Screenings

Dates & locations to be announced.  Return to top of page

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